A Teach-In on Libya. President Obama has given his speech. World powers have met without Libyans, to discuss an end game for Muammar Gaddifi and Libyaâs future. We will discuss the relationship between Libyaâs brutal colonial past, including genocide by Italy, with the situation on the ground today. Does the US have a double standard in responding to uprisings in the region? How is US policy influenced by Saudi Arabia? Why are thousands of Libyans furious at Western anti-war activists? Is US... Topics: Libya, Ali Ahmida, Akram Ramadan, Toby Jones, Robert Naiman, Intervention
Robert Naiman, just returned from Bahrain, discusses the popular uprising there, the upcoming conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) and its push for war with Iran, and the prospects for reducing U.S. military spending. Topics: robert naiman, david swanson, bahrain, AIPAC, Israel, Iran, military, military spending
The Just Foreign Policy web site counter stands at 1,087,537 (one million eighty seven thousand five hundred and thirty seven) violent Iraqi deaths caused by the U.S.-led invasion of March 2003. Spokesperson Robert Naiman produces the Just Foreign Policy daily news summary and podcast. He has masters degrees in economics and mathematics and is co-author, with Mark Weisbrot, of a blog on Huffington Post. He joins us to explain the meaning of the new statistics and address the responsibility of... Topics: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Non Violence, over 1 million civilian casualties in Iraq since...
byDori Smith, WHUS Radio, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Talk Nation Radio for June 23, 2008 Special Broadcast on H.Con.Res 362 The psychological warfare game is being used to suck away the space for real diplomacy. Robert Naiman of Just Foreign Policy joins us to discuss recent news on US and Israeli policy toward Iran, as new sanctions take effect that are aimed at crippling Irans economy. We also look at a House Resolution that endorses what amounts to an act of war against Iran. Amid a heightening of tensions between the US, UK, Israel, and Iran,... Topics: Robert Naiman, Just Foreign Policy, Iran, H Con Res 362 for blockade of Iran, June 2008 vote,...